SGO - Roller Coaster Design Project

This year's SGO is a roller coaster design project.  This project can be solo or with no more than 3 people in your group.

The documents and links on this page include:

* description of design requirements and the grading rubric (handed out in class)

* helpful links for analyzing loops

* helpful links for analyzing work done by friction , energy lost due to friction

* links to videos of various roller coasters around the world


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10 most thrilling rides: you judge!4/29/2014 11:26 AMrcelin
Dan Fullerton: vertical circular motion, roller coaster loops4/28/2014 07:15 AMrcelin
g forces on physicsclassroom.com4/29/2014 11:32 AMrcelin
Heckuva Ride final student handout4/28/2014 10:16 AMrcelin27.0 KB
how stuff works: roller coasters4/29/2014 11:33 AMrcelin
how to calculate work done by friction4/28/2014 10:43 AMrcelin
intl association of amusement parks safety guidelines4/29/2014 11:24 AMrcelin
learn about physics behind amusement park rides: interactive4/29/2014 11:29 AMrcelin
Open and view for max fun: roller coaster videos4/28/2014 02:31 PMrcelin14.2 KB
roller coaster design project rubric3/18/2015 10:15 AMrcelin22.5 KB
rollercoaster design tips and hints3/31/2015 08:30 AMrcelin15.6 KB
theme park fans talk about limits to pulling g's4/29/2014 11:25 AMrcelin

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